Solstace w/John Turville

Bulls Head Barnes, London, United Kingdom

Wednesday 29 March  8:30 PM
£11 Adv / £13 Door   Entry Requirements: Under 18s to be accompanied by an appropriate adult
Entry Requirements: Under 18s to be accompanied by an appropriate adult
Advance Tickets (e-ticket)
$15.00 (+$1.50 S/C)
Entry Requirements: Under 18s to be accompanied by an appropriate adult

Solstice is an ensemble comprising some of the foremost bandleaders and composers emerging from the thriving East London music scene. Having toured extensively throughout the UK and Europe with their own projects and artists as diverse as Kenny Wheeler, Tim Garland, Andy Sheppard, Dave Binney, Django Bates, Jasper Hoiby and Ivo Neame, this new group was conceived as an opportunity to explore the compositional possibilities inherent in a larger ensemble. The group draw on influences from Brazil, New York, and France whilst retaining a uniquely British identity. “Solstice’s set was steely, smooth and haunting; the more intense moments balanced by cool, shimmering plateaux of peace. Some of the compositions have a very urban, almost industrial sensibility to them ...” - Rory Duffy.

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  • Solstace w/John Turville
    Solstace w/John Turville

    Solstice is an ensemble comprising some of the foremost bandleaders and composers emerging from the thriving East London music scene. Having toured extensively throughout the UK and Europe with their own projects and artists as diverse as Kenny Wheeler, Tim Garland, Andy Sheppard, Dave Binney, Django Bates, Jasper Hoiby and Ivo Neame, this new group was conceived as an opportunity to explore the compositional possibilities inherent in a larger ensemble. The group draw on influences from Brazil, New York, and France whilst retaining a uniquely British identity. “Solstice’s set was steely, smooth and haunting; the more intense moments balanced by cool, shimmering plateaux of peace. Some of the compositions have a very urban, almost industrial sensibility to them ...” Rory Duffy.